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WhatsApp promotes commitment to privacy with forced status

Numerous Users of a messaging application, WhatsApp woke up to to a surprising status update on their phone.The Facebook-owned company in its bid to promote its commitment to privacy updated every users’ status.

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Users are now concerned that if the platform could do this, they might, the same way force adverts display on them. This is indeed worrying as such a move indicates the platform can conveniently manipulate its application to forcefully display adverts; a feature most users prefer to be forever missing.

Some internet users had flocked to alternate encrypted messaging platforms like Telegram and Signal over the fear that WhatsApp may share their data with its parent company, Facebook.

The company had in defence stated; “We can’t see your private messages or hear your calls, and neither can Facebook,”

With this status update, its users are beginning to doubt its credibility as they feel they could get access to their privacy easily.

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